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Aug. 6, 2020

Thunderbirds visit JBLE in preparation for CSAF flyover

The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds visited JBLE-Langley to prepare for the Chief of Staff of the Air Force’s change of responsibility ceremony Aug. 6 in Washington D.C.

July 19, 2020

SECAF visits JBLE

Secretary of the Air Force Barbara M. Barrett learned firsthand how Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, stays mission-ready through the capabilities of Airmen and assets at JBLE.

July 15, 2020

Making history: 633rd SFS welcomes first female African American commander

History is full of firsts. The 633rd Security Forces Squadron at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, added another first to the books July 15, 2020.

June 27, 2020

Soldier hosts 2nd annual Pride run

The month of June is nationally recognized as the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer or Questioning Pride Observance month to commemorate the Stonewall Riots, which spurred the ongoing fight for equal rights and fair justice for LGBTQ+ community members.

June 25, 2020

733d Mission Support Group welcomes new commander

The 733d Mission Support Group welcomed a new commander during a change of command ceremony held at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, June 25, 2020, at the Eustis Club. U.S Army Col. Chesley Thigpen, Jr., assumed command of the 733d MSG from U.S. Army Col. Jennifer Walkawicz.

June 24, 2020

McDonald introduces pagers for long wait times

The McDonald Army Health Center pharmacy introduced 60 restaurant style pagers to better help with long lines and wait times June 15, 2020. The pagers expand the pharmacy’s threshold for the number of patients it can serve on a daily basis. The inside lobby holds 12 patients and up to six can be at the windows at any given time, along with 60 patients with pagers.

June 12, 2020

Airmen use innovation to help during COVID-19

Two U.S. Air Force 1st Fighter Wing Airmen use the 1st FW innovation lab to help wing personnel continue the mission during the COVID-19 pandemic. The lab provides resources to research and create masks that could then be distributed to personnel to help fight the spread of the virus.

June 5, 2020

JBLE conducts mass coronavirus testing

Joint Base Langley-Eustis is conducting mass rapid oral fluid COVID-19 testing of roughly 2% of its population—approximately 7,800 joint, active duty personnel—over a three-day period, June 3 through 5.

May 19, 2020

Fallen heroes virtual remembrance

For the past nine years on April 27, a nine-person formation could be seen running 2.7 miles on Langley Air Force Base.

May 15, 2020

Who Made That Masked Man’s Mask Anyway?

The Department of Defense, in response to the elevating COVID-19 threat, released guidance Apr. 5, which mandated face coverings for all military personnel, DoD civilian employees, family members, DoD contractors and all other individuals on DoD property, installations and facilities.